Interview with PhilGermuth, Mayor, District of Kitimat
As Canada’s natural gas and LNG industry continues to keep gas players on the edge of their seat; so far in 2018, the market has welcomed some very positive developments which could drastically change Canada’s industry as we know it.
Contributed by: François-GuilhemVaissier, Partner, White & Case LLP
Contributed by: RenaudNething, Associate, White & Case LLP
To meet the growing demand for electricity and address specific issues arising from the significant expansion of renewable energy, the Kingdom of Morocco has decided to diversify its generation mix by increasing the use of liquefied natural gas (“LNG”)
As countries around the world look to meet the energy needs of their growing economies and populations, the increasingly preferred option, thanks to its combined benefits of reduced costs and reduced emissions is liquefied natural gas.
Contributed by: Per ErikHolsten, Managing Director, Oil, Gas and Chemicals Business Unit, ABB
Per Erik Holsten, Managing Director of ABB’s Oil, Gas and Chemicals Business Unit, discusses the evolution of the floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) market and the next milestones for the first floating LNG facilities to be realized.
Natural gas, the cleanest fossil fuel, is seen as a vital resource to meet the world’s rising demand for energy, which is expected to grow 37% by 2040 driven by emerging countries such as China and India.
Japan’s largest electricity utility Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has taken another step forward in its strategy of sourcing lean LNG by signing a sales and purchase agreement (SPA) with BP for up to 1.2 mtpa over 17 years, starting in 2017.